A Texas childhood

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Somehow, all of this—independence, responsibility, a love of community large and small—added up to a Texas childhood, as much as the requisite rodeos, Alamo visits, and rides aboard the Brackenridge Eagle.

“And Away They Go”, Mimi Swartz, Texas Monthly, September 2012. (From the same issue, don’t miss “The Education of Mi Hijita” by John Phillip Santos.)

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